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1. Of or relating to a congregation.
2. Congregational Of or relating to Congregationalism or Congregationalists.


1. of or relating to a congregation
2. (Protestantism) (usually capital) of, relating to, or denoting the Congregational Church, its members, or its beliefs
ˌcongreˈgationally adv


(ˌkɒŋ grɪˈgeɪ ʃə nl)

1. of or pertaining to a congregation.
2. (cap.) pertaining or adhering to a form of Protestant church government in which each local church acts as a self-governing body.
con`gre•ga′tion•al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.congregational - relating to or conducted or participated in by a congregation; "congregational membership"; "congregational singing"
2.Congregational - of or pertaining to or characteristic of a Congregational church
faith, religion, religious belief - a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny; "he lost his faith but not his morality"


[ˌkɒŋgrɪˈgeɪʃənl] ADJcongregacionalista


(of a congregation)Gemeinde-
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Why, said I, he's a member of the first Congregational Church.
I don't know anything about Deacon Deuteronomy or his meeeting, said I, all I know is, that Queequeg here is a born member of the First Congregational Church.
It stood at one end of the main street, its classic portico and small-paned windows looking down a flagged path between Norway spruces to the slim white steeple of the Congregational church.
But nobody ever sang by moonlight on the upper deck, and the congregational singing at church and prayers was not of a superior order of architecture.
Bedford, a white man from Wisconsin, who was then pastor of a little coloured Congregational church in Montgomery, Ala.
MANHATTAN -- The third TransKansas Conference will be held at First Congregational United Church of Christ in Manhattan Sept.
For several years, Our Lady of Good Counsel Church and The First Congregational Church of West Boylston have supported IHN, an organization that unites the religious community (28 churches and synagogues in Worcester and surrounding towns) to serve and nurture homeless families, providing meals, shelter and hospitality regardless of income and family structure.
5 with a holiday concert by the Merrimack Valley Ringers followed by a Brownie Sundae Social at the Congregational Church ($5 suggested donation).
July 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Unlimited Priorities (UPriorities) , a firm specializing in support for organizations within the information industry, has been retained by the American Congregational Association (ACA), a non-profit organization.
Ahmadinejad made the remarks in a ceremony to celebrate the UNESCO-sponsored International Registration of Isfahan Ancient Congregational Mosque.
WORK by established and up-andcoming artists features in the latest exhibition at the Congregational Gallery in Rothbury.
Living the Legacy, LCC, an independent, non sectarian and self funded organization, will act as the community development arm of First Congregational Church of Akron.

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